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When Venus Rises w the Sun Image Credit & Copyright: Emil Ivanov This dramatic telephoto view across the Black Sea on June 6 finds Venus rising w the Sun, the planet in silhouette against a ruddy & ragged solar disk. Of course, the reddened light is due 2 scattering in planet Earth's atmosphere & the rare transit of Venus didn't influence the strangely shaped & distorted Sun. In fact, seeing the Sun in the shape of an Etruscan Vase is relatively common, especially compared 2 Venus transits.
Venus transiting the sun rises over Black Sea June 6, 2012. Image credit & copyright Emil Ivanov
That's pretty , cute and cool
The Grand Canyon in Moonlight Image Credit & Copyright: Malcolm Park (North York Astronomical Association)
'Rising Sun' - photo by Carlos*P; in Caiyuan Town, Zhejiang, China
“This is a good sign, having a broken heart. It means we have tried for something.” ― Elizabeth Gilbert, Eat, Pray, Love
Since everything is a reflection of our minds...everything can be changed by our minds. ~Buddha
Rising sun - this is amazing...
The Black Sea Landscape
NYC. When the sun rises // Flickr by mrklark
Rice paddies at sunset in Saga, Japan: photo by comolebi*, via Flickr
Total Solar Eclipse, Libya March 29th 2006 by eclipsechaser (Daniel Lynch) on Flickr
Storm Of Venus**. :)
The Rising Sun. by Poras Chaudhary. Thanesar, Haryana, IN.